Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom includes 150 new citizens
(1)  (0)  (0)06-19-2017 at 3:11:39 PM
For the third consecutive year, the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom will include a naturalization ceremony Tuesday, July 4 at 7 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center, 263 N. Center St. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)...

 Top 10 "cool" reasons to attend Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom
(12)  (0)  (1)06-22-2017 at 2:59:00 PM
The temperatures may be in the triple digits but there are 10 “cool” reasons the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, held on Tuesday, July 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., is the “coolest” Independence festival in the state: 1. It is...

 Aerospace/defense company to add jobs in Mesa expansion
(7)  (8)  (4)06-13-2017 at 5:16:54 PM
GECO Incorporated celebrated its recent expansion in Mesa with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its operations in the City’s Falcon District, 1754 N. 48th St. GECO is a designer and manufacturer of affordable avionics, including hardware and software,...

 Expanded hours, more activities and special events at the i.d.e.a. Museum
(1)  (0)  (0)06-15-2017 at 4:38:13 PM
The i.d.e.a. Museum will stay open until 6 p.m. on Fridays starting July 7. The additional hours are a part the enhancements that began this spring to provide more hands-on activities and creative, skill-building experiences for busy...

 Mesa to offer Tax Amnesty Program
(1)  (0)  (0)05-17-2017 at 1:58:36 AM
Mesa will become the first city in the valley to offer a Tax Amnesty Program to the business community. Beginning June 1, 2017 through July 31, 2017, business owners will be allowed to submit unfiled Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax, Transient...

 Free admission for military families returns this summer
(1)  (0)  (0)05-25-2017 at 2:31:34 PM
The i.d.e.a. Museum for the sixth year in a row will provide free admission to active-duty military families in the summer via the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...

 Volunteers needed for Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom
(1)  (0)  (0)06-06-2017 at 2:31:41 PM
Volunteers are still needed for the 2017 Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, the state’s “coolest independence festival,” on Tuesday, July 4. Volunteers are needed for a variety of shifts and activities including event tear down...

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 Top 10 "cool" reasons to attend Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom
06-22-2017 at 2:59:00 PM
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The temperatures may be in the triple digits but there are 10 “cool” reasons the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, held on Tuesday, July 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., is the “coolest” Independence festival in the state: 1. It is...
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 Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom includes 150 new citizens
06-19-2017 at 3:11:39 PM
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For the third consecutive year, the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom will include a naturalization ceremony Tuesday, July 4 at 7 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center, 263 N. Center St. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)...
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 Expanded hours, more activities and special events at the i.d.e.a. Museum
06-15-2017 at 4:38:13 PM
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The i.d.e.a. Museum will stay open until 6 p.m. on Fridays starting July 7. The additional hours are a part the enhancements that began this spring to provide more hands-on activities and creative, skill-building experiences for busy...
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 Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum Announces Two-For-One Wednesdays
06-14-2017 at 9:30:00 AM
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The Arizona Commemorative Air Force Museum (AZCAF) is kicking off the summer season by offering visitors two admission tickets for the price of one on Wednesdays through August 31. Patrons may purchase one adult ($15), senior ($12), or child age 5-12...
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 Aerospace/defense company to add jobs in Mesa expansion
06-13-2017 at 5:16:54 PM
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GECO Incorporated celebrated its recent expansion in Mesa with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its operations in the City’s Falcon District, 1754 N. 48th St. GECO is a designer and manufacturer of affordable avionics, including hardware and software,...
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 Freedom Express train rides at Arizona Celebration of Freedom
06-09-2017 at 7:34:02 AM
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Each year brings new attractions to the Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, the state’s “coolest independence festival.” One of the new attractions this year is the Freedom Express, a trackless train presented by SRP, Valley Metro,...
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 Water quality scam alert
06-08-2017 at 4:20:00 PM
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The City of Mesa has been notified that a private company representing themselves as City of Mesa Water Resources employees has been canvassing neighborhoods attempting to gain access to homes to test the water quality. These individuals are not City...
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 LaunchPoint businesses recognized at City Council meeting
06-07-2017 at 11:46:49 AM
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Mesa, AZ " LaunchPoint is Mesa’s downtown business accelerator designed for entrepreneurs and small companies to grow their ideas. From providing flexible space and business development assistance to networking and training opportunities, LaunchPoint...
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 LaunchPoint businesses recognized at City Council meeting
06-07-2017 at 11:46:45 AM
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Mesa, AZ " LaunchPoint is Mesa’s downtown business accelerator designed for entrepreneurs and small companies to grow their ideas. From providing flexible space and business development assistance to networking and training opportunities, LaunchPoint...
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 Volunteers needed for Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom
06-06-2017 at 2:31:41 PM
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Volunteers are still needed for the 2017 Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, the state’s “coolest independence festival,” on Tuesday, July 4. Volunteers are needed for a variety of shifts and activities including event tear down...
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 Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign underway to save lives
06-05-2017 at 2:11:00 PM
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The 11th Annual Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign is underway with a goal of collecting 500,000 bottles of water to help people in need during the extreme summer heat. “The campaign is a life saver for the less fortunate during the hot summer...
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 Summer exhibit takes whimsical look at monsters
05-31-2017 at 2:32:00 PM
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This summer, experience the whimsical side of monsters at the i.d.e.a. Museum. My Favorite Monster, through fun art and hands-on activities, will look at the popularity of these imaginative creatures in media and their role in storytelling, as well...
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 Register for Summer Reading programs at Mesa Library
05-26-2017 at 9:59:06 AM
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School’s out and what’s a better way to start the summer than registering for summer reading! Summer Reading programs are open to all ages from infants through adults at all four branches of the Mesa Library. The program starts on June 1 and...
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 Free admission for military families returns this summer
05-25-2017 at 2:31:34 PM
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The i.d.e.a. Museum for the sixth year in a row will provide free admission to active-duty military families in the summer via the Blue Star Museums program. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star...
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 Writer in Residence Program returns to Mesa Public Library
05-25-2017 at 11:44:08 AM
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Aspiring writers can utilize another resource to improve their writing skills. Marylee MacDonald, who has taught fiction, creative nonfiction and literary editing for Arizona State University’s Piper Center for Creative Writing and for River Oak Arts...
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 City announces selection of new Police Chief
05-24-2017 at 11:14:00 AM
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The City of Mesa's new Chief of Police, Ramon Batista, was introduced today at a news conference at the Mesa Police Department.Batista has been with the Tucson Police Department for 31 years and in the position of Assistant Police Chief...
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 Water quality report now available
05-22-2017 at 11:09:00 AM
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Mesa, AZ " How well do you know your H2O? Learn about the quality of your Mesa drinking water by reading the new City of Mesa Water Quality Consumer Confidence report at www.mesaaz.gov/ccr. The new report reflects testing performed in...
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 Mesa to offer Tax Amnesty Program
05-17-2017 at 1:58:36 AM
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Mesa will become the first city in the valley to offer a Tax Amnesty Program to the business community. Beginning June 1, 2017 through July 31, 2017, business owners will be allowed to submit unfiled Transaction Privilege (Sales) Tax, Transient...
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 2017 Mayor's Youth Committee graduation
05-10-2017 at 1:07:25 PM
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Congratulations to the 2017 Mayor’s Youth Committee (MYC) graduates! This year, 26 juniors and seniors from public and charter high schools throughout Mesa completed the program that began in September. MYC is made up of students nominated by their...
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  Mesa seeks to fill openings on advisory boards and committees
04-26-2017 at 11:24:00 AM
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Are you passionate about open space and would like to help shape Mesa’s next great park? Do you have ideas on how to provide greater transportation options for Mesa residents? If so, apply to be a member of one of our advisory boards and...
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